Vertex portable radios are the most powerful handheld on the market with a full 5 watts transmit power.
They
also have the longest warranty in the industry with 3 years coverage.

Custom programming to ensure privacy and security, complying with Industry Canada regulations is included in the price.

Vertex portable radios come packaged with;
- antenna
- 2300 mA/Hr Li-Ion battery
- 3 hour desktop charger
- belt clip

various features include;
** see model comparison chart below **
- VHF and UHF versions
- 5 watts transmit power
- 16 to 512 channel versions
- with or without display
- customizable Scan options
- CTCSS and CDCSS privacy tones
- 2-tone & 5-tone Call Signalling
- low battery alert
- adjustable squelch level
- 3 year warranty on radio
- 1 year warranty on accessories

.VX-260 series

VX-450 series



EVX-530 series digital


EVX-S24 digital

The 450 series radios, digital S24 models, and digital 530 series are also waterproof and submersible.
* see depth/time immersion chart below

Feature
units
260 series
450 series
530 series digital S24 digital
alphanumeric display

optional
optional
optional standard
channels

up to 128
up to 512
up to 512 up to 256
waterproof/submersible

no
yes
yes yes
intrinsically safe

no
optional optional no
transmit power
watts
5
5
5 3
signal strength indicator

(on display)
(on display) (on display) (on display)
speaker loudness
milliwatts
700
700
500 500
battery capacity (supplied)
mA/Hr, Li-Ion
2300
2300
2300 2300
battery typical use
hours
12 to 14
12 to 14
11 to 15 10 to 12
battery indicator

(on display) (on display) (on display) (on display)
call signalling

2-tone & 5-tone 2-tone & 5-tone 2-tone & 5-tone
individual
text
2-tone & 5-tone
individual
text
security encrytion
voice inversion
programmable programmable
digital digital
high-gain antenna

included
included
included optional
stubby antenna

optional
optional
optional included
belt clip

included
included
included included
weight
ounces
11.6
10.4
11.5 7.6
dimensions
inches
2.3 x 4.3 x 1.3
2.3 x 4.3 x 1.3
2.3 x 4.1 x 1.4 2.2 x 3.6 x 1.3
die-cast chassis

yes
yes
yes yes
tempurature range
degrees C
-30 to +60
-30 to +60 -30 to +60 -30 to +60


various accessory options include;
- antennas
- belt clips
- leather cases
- spare batteries
- speaker mics (overt, covert, weatherproof)
- charging stations (single or 6-slot)
- long or stubby antennas
- voice scramblers

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  high-gain antenna           stubby antenna                              2-wire speaker mic                              palm speaker mic                 single-slot charger
                                                                       leather case                                      stealth speaker mic              waterproof speaker mic                    6-slot charger



General Information
Model Specific brochures*
waterproof depth/time immersion chart VX-260 series
Li-Ion battery capacity vs tempurature graph VX-450 series

EVX-530 digital series

EVX-S24 digital







* these are the most common models, other models also available


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